Organization for Welfare and Development in Action (OWDA)



  • Category : Baseline Consultancy
  • Posted Date : 10/05/2022
  • Phone Number : 0115537041
  • Source : Reporter
  • Closing Date : 10/20/2022




Organization for Welfare and Development in Action (OWDA) is a national non-governmental humanitarian organization established in 1999 in jigjiga Ethiopia, serving pastorals and agro-pastoral communities in the Ethiopian Somali Regional State. OWDA has received a project entitled Humanitarian response in WASH and Food Security for people affected by multiple natural hazards and conflicts in Somalia, Ethiopia, Somaliland and Sudan.

This project will focus on several districts in Somalia, Somaliland, Ethiopia and Sudan where access to basic inclusive Water Sanitation and hygiene (WASH) services is limited due to the prevailing severe droughts and where communities are struggling with the effects of locust invasion, Covid-19 pandemic, conflicts and disease outbreaks among others that has disrupted their livelihoods.

The main areas of focus targeting approx.156.900 people will be on the following;

  • riverine communities and pastoralist villages
  • Urban and peri-urban areas especially Internally Displaced People (IDPs) settlements.
  • schools and health centres

The project will also improve access to emergency and sustained water, sanitation, food security and strengthened resilience for IDPs and communities in Somalia, Somaliland, Ethiopia, and Sudan.

Region Zone Woreda  Description Quantity
 Somali Regional State Shabelle kelafo Construction of 800m3 improved Birkads equipped with hand pump


 5 birkas
    kelafo Construction of River water intake through solar system powered using SKY HYDRANT Filters for water treatment at Four flood affected villages 4 river water intakes
    kelafo Construction/rehabilitation of institutional latrines 6 blocks
    Kelafo Provision of WASH NFI and supplies( Lanundry and body soap-250gr) for 2,182 HHs (including transportation) 52,368 Bars

Interested suppliers qualified and legally registered in Ethiopia for the above mentioned activities of birka construction, river water intakes and laterines construction and rehabilitations who has a valid trading licenses, meet their tax obligations may obtain, the complete set of tendering documents at the following OWDA Offices during office hours:

OWDA Head Office, Ambesa Building 9th Floor, Maskel Square, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Telephone (0115) 537041/

OWDA Jijiga Office, Kebele 04, Jigjiga, Ethiopia, Telephone 0257752085 /0913498636

The tendering is from October 5th, 2022- to October 19th, 2022.

The deadline for picking the tender documents is October 19th, 2022, 3:30 pm and submission of tender is October 20th, 2022, 10:00AM.

 Bids shall be opened at the OWDA Jigjiga office on 20th October 2022, 10:30 Am in the presence of tenders who may wish to attend.

The Organization for Welfare and Development in Action reserves the right to reject the whole or part of any or all Tender

Further instructions are contained in the tender document/RFQ (request for quotation